Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1070740

Date first listed: 17-Sep-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Mar-1993

Statutory Address: SHERBORNE HOUSE, 27 AND 29, HIGH STREET


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Statutory Address: SHERBORNE HOUSE, 27 AND 29, HIGH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Kent

District: Ashford (District Authority)

Parish: Charing

National Grid Reference: TQ 95270 49387


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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/01/2013

TQ 9549 22/39 17.9.52

CHARING HIGH STREET (west side) Nos 27 and 29 (Sherborne House)

(Formerly listed as Sherborne and Shop premises adjoining Sherborne)


House and shops. Mid C16 purpose built shop with accommodation refenestrated in early C19. Timber framed with continuous jetty to High street, close-studded with plaster infill on plinth. End walls and ground floor of rear elevation red brick. Tiled roof, gabled to right, hipped to left with off central brick chimneystack. 2 storeys, 5 windows. 1st floor windows are C19 mainly triple casements with leaded lights, but 4 original blocked window openings survive. Ground floor has 2 early C19 5-light canted bays on the ground floor and to the left late C18 or early C19 3-light canted bay shop window with original sliding sash, projecting on wooden piers with wide tile hung canopy over. To the south of this are 2 wide unglazed windows with 4 centred heads with sunken spandrels and have rebates and hooks remaining for hanging heavy shutters, original C16 shopfronts. The tops have wooden trellised grilles. To south is half glazed door with 2 panels to base and to north 6-panelled door. North end has been truncated and covered in Jacobean brickwork with 4-light blocked mullioned window to 1st floor. South end has late C18 brickwork. Rear elevation has exposed framing to 1st floor, including curved brace. C18 l-storey brick addition with 2 hips to roof. Interior has moulded spine beam to south ground floor room, fireplaces and exposed frame with crown post roof. [See RCHM report file no 40516]

Listing NGR: TQ9526849388


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